Warwick leads state in marijuana citations since decriminalization

By ALLIE LEWIS -- In the years since marijuana was decriminalized in Rhode Island, the Warwick Police Department has written more citations for its possession than the police departments of Providence and Cranston combined...

West uses balance to get by rival East

Cranston West defended its home court on Friday night, executing its defensive game plan en route to securing a 46-34 victory over rival Cranston East in Division I girls' basketball action. The Falcons featured a balanced

Police Log

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE On Mar. 11 at approximately 4:55 p.m. Officer Derek Mourato was driving on Bald Hill Road near Target when he saw the driver of a Jeep Grand Cherokee throw what appeared to be a nip bottle out of its window. The Jeep then
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Mona

Mona's loving owner passed away unexpectedly, and now she needs a new home. She's hoping you could be the one, and she's available in North Scituate today.

Bills would create more effective healthcare system

To the Editor:The letter published on March 20, 2018, titled “Health registry bills should be permanently put to rest,” contained a number of important inaccuracies.Most significantly, …

Wilbury's 'The Flick' sad, sweet & simple

Theatre Review By DON FOWLER Talk about site specific! Wilbury Theatre has taken Annie Baker's sad, sweet and simple play about three lonely people in dead end jobs at a failing movie theatre and set it at Providence's Cable Car Cinema. The movie

Etta M. O’Brien

Etta M. O’Brien, 56, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018. She was the beloved wife of George L. O’Brien, III. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Genaro and Dorothy …

Most students watch pennies at school financial fair, but then...

By JOHN HOWELL Nathan Bishop had it all figured out. He had the money to pay his rent, buy food and buy a top of the line Jeep. Even with car payments, insurance and the cost of fuel totaling $1,900 a month, he had money to spare. Then he spun the wheel